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UFC On FOX 16 Picks Up Gian Villante-Tom Lawlor

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Tom Lawlor will end his brief retirement to face Gian Villante at UFC on FOX 16 this July.

Set for July 25 from the United Center in Chicago, Lawlor and Villante will join the prelim lineup. The card features a main event between T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao for the bantamweight title.

Lawlor (9-5) is an alum of The Ultimate Fighter, scoring a submission win over Michael Kuiper in 2013. Villante (13-5) earned his second straight win when he topped Corey Anderson.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Bantamweight Championship
T.J. Dillashaw (c) vs. Renan Barao

Lightweight: Anthony Pettis vs. Myles Jury

Female Bantamweight: Miesha Tate vs. Jessica Eye

Lightweight: Erik Koch vs. Ramsey Nijem

Lightweight: Rustam Khabilov vs. Danny Castillo

Lightweight: Joe Lauzon vs. Takanori Gomi

Welterweight: Zak Cummings vs. Antonio Braga Neto

Lightweight: Daron Cruickshank vs. James Krause

Light Heavyweight: Gian Villante vs. Tim Lawlor